Lost City Arts

New York, NY

About Lost City Arts

Established in 1982 by owner James Elkind, Lost City Arts is recognized as a leading source of 20th century design and fine arts. The gallery specializes in collections of post-war American craft furniture with an emphasis on works by Harry Bertoia.

Lost City Arts

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Featured Pieces

Original Architectural Model of AT&T Building b...
Philip Johnson
Vintage 1970-1979 United States Architectural Models
Foam, Wood
A unique and one of kind presentational model of the international corporate headquarters of AT&T, New York. The building's design was highly controversial and criticized by many...
Stoneware Royal Copenhagen Baboon by Knud Kyhn,...
Knud Kyhn
Vintage 1950-1959 Denmark Scandinavian Modern Pottery
An outstanding and precious themed stoneware sculpture by Knud Kyhn for Royal Copenhagen. The sculpture depicts the embrace of a mother and its young.
Stilnovo Etched Glass Chandelier, Italy, 1960s
Vintage 1960-1969 Italy Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants
Copper, Glass
This copper and glass fixture has spiraling acid etched detailing that gives it an unusual and impressive presence.
Bronze Japanese Dragon Vase, Early 20th Century
Early 20th Century Japan Metalwork
A Masterful work. This bronze casting of a highly stylized dragon displays the hand of a true master sculptor. The patina is rich and deep.
Abstract Stainless Steel Sculpture by Beverly P...
Beverly Pepper
Vintage 1970-1979 United States Sculptures
Stainless Steel
Beverly Pepper is an American sculptor who's work is possessed by many private and institutional collections worldwide. Her work engrosses the sculptures of the minimal era and corpo...
Mid-Century Italian Tabletop Mirror by Sergio M...
Sergio Mazza
Vintage 1960-1969 Italy Mid-Century Modern Table Mirrors
Steel, Nickel
Mazza, known for his mirrors, designed a variety of these finely made vanity mirrors.
Walnut Coffee Table in the style of Bertha Scha...
Bertha Schaefer
Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables
In the style of Gio Ponti design, subtle and sophisticated.
Philips Carved Wood Sculptural Globe by Albert ...
Albert Poels
Vintage 1930-1939 Belgium Globes
Metal, Wood
Sculptural globe of St. George and the dragon with zodiac signs. Signed and dated. Provenance: Collection of Jerome Shaw, Florida; Historical Design Inc., New York; 1939 World's Fair...
Monumental Copper Gong by Harry Bertoia
Harry Bertoia
Vintage 1960-1969 United States Mid-Century Modern More Furniture and Co...
Bronze, Copper
A massive copper gong designed and executed during the 1960s by Harry Bertoia. We have added a blackened steel base with stem to support the gong. Measurement is for the gong only.  
Bronze and Copper Sculpture "Autumn Bloom" by D...
Douglas Ihlenfeld
2010- United States Abstract Sculptures
Bronze, Copper
Growing up in the country on an old farm, Ihlenfeld watched his father, sculptor Klaus Ihlenfeld weld with an acetylene torch. It was old school teaching that inspired him to become ...
Gio Ponti Drawing "Vasi Incrociati", Italy, 1950
Gio Ponti
Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Mid-Century Modern Drawings
A wonderfully whimsical drawing, presumably a design for what he referred to as Cross Vessels.
George and Mira Nakashima English Oak, Walnut a...
George Nakashima
Vintage 1980-1989 United States Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Hickory, Oak, Walnut
A wonderful collaboration from father and daughter George and Mira Nakashima. This table was custom-made and acquired from it's original owner.

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